| Jun 3, 2011
| 4:34 PM
Bubble economy: Iridescent bubbles float through the air in Santee Alley on March 19 in this photo taken by Luis Marroquin. Every day of 2011, we're featuring reader-submitted photos of Southern California Moments. Follow us on Twitter and visit the......
| Jun 15, 2011
| 4:34 PM
Tax receipts beat expectations for the second straight month in California, a piece of good news among other worrisome indicators for the state's economy. General fund revenues were 5.9% higher than budget estimates in May, according to a monthly report.....
| Dec 15, 2010
Authorities upped the ante Wednesday for information leading to the arrest and conviction of the serial bank robber dubbed the "Geezer Bandit."
The FBI and several other banks have combined their offering to $20,000. The crook is believed to be...
| Sep 1, 2010
| 8:26 AM
A bicyclist was seriously injured Tuesday when he rode into the side of a moving trolley, according to reports.
, shutting down a busy trolley line through part of East County, authorities said.
The man rode around trolley crossing guard arms and hit...
| Sep 22, 2010
| 8:11 AM
Authorities have arrested a man in East County suspected of killing a woman whose body was found at a Northern California campground last month.
El Cajon police said in a news release that two of their officers and four deputies from Tuolumne County,...
| Sep 24, 2010
| 4:18 PM
Residents across San Diego County are being urged to help fight the growing problem of prescription- drug abuse by taking part in a nationwide medication "take back'' drive this weekend.
On Saturday, hospitals, police stations, military facilities and...
| Sep 25, 2010
A brush fire broke out Saturday in Santee, and three homes were evacuated as a precaution, according to the sheriff's department.
The blaze was reported at 4:08 p.m. near Lake Canyon Road and Halberns Road, according to the San Diego County Sheriff's...
| Apr 8, 2011
| 10:46 AM
EL CAJON, Calif. -- A male former swim coach at El Capitan High School accused of molesting a 16-year-old female student at a private residence agreed Thursday to be bound over for trial without having a preliminary hearing.
Ryan Campbell Stevens, 22,...
| May 3, 2011
| 5:36 PM
SANTEE, Calif. -- A grass fire east of Santee Lakes forced firefighters to evacuate homes Tuesday afternoon and one resident was sent to a hospital for treatment of smoke inhalation.
The fire broke out sometime before 3 p.m. near Carlton Hills...
| Dec 22, 2010
| 11:23 AM
SANTEE, Calif. -- A storm drain filled with rain runoff broke under a Santee cul-de-sac Wednesday, causing a large sinkhole and trapping 15 to 20 residents, authorities said.
The break in the 10000 block of Pebble Beach Drive was reported to the...
| Jan 2, 2011
| 7:33 PM
SANTEE -- Investigators on Sunday found a second body, believed to be a woman in the charred remains of a San Diego County home where a man called 911 saying he was going to kill himself and his wife and set the place ablaze, authorities said.